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Lady Gaga’s Super Bowl appearance spurs huge digital sales

NEW YORK – The Super Bowl was a triumph for fans of the New England Patriots but it also became very lucrative for Lady Gaga. The superstar singer who performed at the halftime show sold about...

DATE: Feb. 7, 2017 | CATEGORY: Music

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Oprah Winfrey to be ‘special contributor’ to ‘60 Minutes’

NEW YORK – Oprah Winfrey has been named a “special contributor” to CBS News’ “60 Minutes.” Winfrey will bring occasional reports to the newsmagazine starting this fall, when it begins its 50th...

DATE: Jan. 31, 2017 | CATEGORY: Film and TV

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Pioneering TV actress Mary Tyler Moore dies at 80

NEW YORK – Mary Tyler Moore, the star of TV’s beloved “The Mary Tyler Moore Show” whose comic realism helped revolutionize the depiction of women on the small screen, died Wednesday. She was 80....

DATE: Jan. 25, 2017 | CATEGORY: Film and TV

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‘Sherlock’ season finale leaks online 1 day before premiere

LONDON – There’s a little less mystery about the season finale of the television series “Sherlock” after a Russian version of the episode leaked online. The show’s official Twitter account urged...

DATE: Jan. 14, 2017 | CATEGORY: Film and TV

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Golden Globe predictions 2017

Who will win at the Golden Globe Awards on Sunday night? Who should? Who could surprise everyone? Here are our predictions in the major categories: Best picture, drama “Hacksaw Ridge” “Hell or High...

DATE: Jan. 7, 2017 | CATEGORY: Film and TV

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‘The New Celebrity Apprentice’ is missing something – and it isn’t just Donald Trump

To no one’s surprise, NBC’s “The New Celebrity Apprentice,” which was shot many moons ago but made its two-hour premiere Monday night, is very much like the old “Celebrity Apprentice” – dull and...

DATE: Jan. 3, 2017 | CATEGORY: Arts & Entertainment

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The best TV episodes of 2016, from ‘Black Mirror’ to ‘SNL’

Late-night TV hosts have cast 2016 as a downright apocalyptic year, but for television, it was actually pretty great. Here are our picks for the best TV episodes of the year. “The People v. O.J....

DATE: Dec. 22, 2016 | CATEGORY: Film and TV

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Politics dominated pop culture – and vice versa

Our politics is often reflected in our popular culture, and vice versa – especially in an election year. That relationship seemed closer than ever in 2016, when a TV personality was elected...

DATE: Dec. 15, 2016 | CATEGORY: Arts & Entertainment

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That time Alan Thicke told me his Leonardo DiCaprio stories from ‘Growing Pains’

I was sitting in a Panera in Nashville this past February when I received a phone call from a blocked number. I eyed it suspiciously. Earlier in the day, I had talked to “Growing Pains” star Joanna...

DATE: Dec. 14, 2016 | CATEGORY: Arts & Entertainment

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Blake Crouch cracks Top 20 list on Amazon

Durango author Blake Crouch has been hitting high notes with his career over the past couple of years. The TV adaptation of his Wayward Pines trilogy was the top-rated summer show in 2015 and was...

DATE: Dec. 6, 2016 | CATEGORY: Local News

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In Florence Henderson’s Carol Brady, a reassuring (and vanishing) sense of adulthood

Florence Henderson was 34 when she was cast as Carol Brady, an unmarried (presumably divorced; it’s still up for debate) mother of three little girls who met and married a widowed father of three...

DATE: Nov. 25, 2016 | CATEGORY: Film and TV

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Fake Donald Trump returns to ‘SNL,’ and the real one is not happy

Alec Baldwin returned to “Saturday Night Live” this weekend in his first post-election appearance, portraying President-Elect Donald Trump as he grapples with his transition from candidate into...

DATE: Nov. 20, 2016 | CATEGORY: Film and TV